Finance

Oct 13, 2008
Results from the third-annual survey of multichannel shopping preferences...
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Oct 12, 2008
Charming Shoppes Inc. lowered its outlook for the fiscal third quarter due...
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Oct 12, 2008
The Wall Street Journal reported Monday that Swedish apparel retailer...
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Oct 12, 2008
Holiday retail sales will increase 0.5% to 1.0%, which, lagging the core...
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Oct 12, 2008
Mothers Work announced Monday it plans to expand into six key markets in...
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Oct 12, 2008
People looking for temporary jobs during the holidays are facing the...
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Oct 12, 2008
Markets surged on Monday, with the Dow closing up 11%; the S&P 500 up...
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Financially Speaking

The Impact of Online Sales Tax

By Jonathan Barsade, founder and CEO, Exactor
For more than a decade, federal and state lawmakers have attempted to craft legislation to regulate the collection of sales tax on Internet purchases. The Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 passed the Senate in May with bipartisan support.
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Deals/M&A

Global Payments acquires PayPros
Global Payments Inc. will acquire Payment Processing, Inc. (PayPros). PayPros, based in California, is a provider of fully-integrated payment solutions for 58,000 small-to-medium sized retailers in the U.S.
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Newsmakers

eBay reports strong Q4 quarter; Carl Icahn looks to spin off PayPal
eBay posted a profit of $850 million, compared with earnings of $751 million a year ago, for its fourth quarter, ended Dec. 31, 2013, while revenues rose 13% to $4.5 billion, fueled by strong mobile results.
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